Web Results

Hairbrush

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hairbrush

A hairbrush is a stick brush with rigid or soft bristles used in hair care for smoothing, styling, and ... In 1898, Lyda A. Newman invented an "Improved Hairbrush," which allowed for easil...

Lyda Newman: Inventor of an Improved Hair Brush

www.women-inventors.com/Lyda-Newman.asp

Read a biography of Lyda Newman, the famous woman inventor who developed the first hair brush containing synthetic bristles.

Who invented the hairbrush? - Hot Air Brush Reviews

www.hotairbrushreviews.com/question/who-invented-the-hairbrush/

The hairbrush first made an appearance in England in 1777 handmade by William Kent, his brushes had stitched bristles, and the company still makes brushes ...

What type of hairbrush did Lyda Newman invent? | Reference.com

www.reference.com/history/type-hairbrush-did-lyda-newman-invent-8aebae7ded076bcd

Lydia Newman invented the first hairbrush to have synthetic bristles. She received a patent for her “improved” brush in 1898. Prior to her invention, hairbrushes ...

Black woman patents Hair Brush | African American Registry

www.aaregistry.org/historic_events/view/black-woman-patents-hair-brush

Newman's invention permitted easy cleaning by having a detachable unit which carried the brush and bristles. ... The First Michigan Colored Regiment formed.

Meet Lyda Newman: Inventor of the Vented Hair Brush - Inventors

inventors.about.com/od/blackinventors/a/LydaNewman.htm

African American inventor Lyda Newman patented an improved hair brush. ... Some historians claim Newman invented the first hair brush with synthetic bristles , ...

Colonial Quills: Colonial American Hairbrushes and Combs

colonialquills.blogspot.com/2012/11/colonial-american-hairbrushes-and-combs.html

Nov 30, 2012 ... Early hairbrushes were made of materials like shells and porcupine ... I can also see where the comb must have come first, then they had to find ...

The History of Cosmetics - A World History Encyclopedia

www.localhistories.org/cosmetics.html

Even in Prehistoric times people wore necklaces or bracelets made of things like shells. They also ... Pearson also invented a rubber cushion hairbrush in 1885. In the 19th ... Women first began to shave under their arms in the 1910s. The first ...

What was the first hairbrush made out of - Answers.com

www.answers.com/Q/What_was_the_first_hairbrush_made_out_of

the first hair brush was made out of bones and the bristels were made out of thick strands of hair from animals.

Did Lydia o Newman Invent the First Hair Brush - Answers.com

www.answers.com/Q/Did_Lydia_o_Newman_Invent_the_First_Hair_Brush

NO. She did not invent the first hair brush. She invented the first hair brush that had synthetic bristles, they were originally made of animal hair such as boar hair.

Answer
The first appearance of the hairbrush is perhaps the hardest to nail down, but archeologists have found plenty of evidence that the personal grooming tool was well instilled into the culture of the Romans.
Lyda D Newman patented a new and improved brush on November 15, 1898.
More Info

Evolution of the Hair Brush by on Prezi

prezi.com

Evolution of the Hair Brush When was the hair brush invented? The hair brush has dated back for thousands of years, and is hard for archeologists to follow the  ...

Lyda Newman - Civil Rights Activist, Women's Rights Activist, Inventor

www.biography.com

... Lyda Newman, an African-American inventor who patented an improved hairbrush, ... Amelia Earhart, the first female pilot to fly across the Atlantic Ocean,  ...

The History of Hair Brushes | eHow

www.ehow.com

He also invented the pneumatic rubber cushioned hairbrush the same year. Today, these brushes are considered some of the best on the market because they ...